Amazon Kicks Off the Shopping Season early, Opens Black Friday Deals Store
Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays; and is there any greater joy than waking up early Friday morning, fresh off your turkey buzz, to catch some fantastic shopping deals? Well, the folks at Amazon.com know how much we love a bargain (especially when we don’t have to leave our homes to find one), and are once again kicking the shopping season off several weeks early with their Black Friday Deals Store. You’ll find hundreds of different products discounted in all categories, and it all leads up to the big day on Friday, November 25th. Different deals will be available on different days, so make sure you head to Amazon.com/BlackFriday over the next few weeks to see if your favorite gadget is available at a ridiculous price. Click after the break for more info and to preview some of the sale items.
Amazon Opens Black Friday Deals Store
Early holiday shoppers will find great prices on gift items like cameras, video games, movies, tools, watches, jewelry, clothing and more, all with FREE Super Saver Shipping*
SEATTLE, Nov 1, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) – (NASDAQ:AMZN)–Amazon.com, Inc. today announced it is kicking off the holiday shopping season with the opening of its popular Black Friday Deals store (www.amazon.com/blackfriday). The Black Friday Deals store will feature discounts on hundreds of popular gift items like cameras, video games, movies, tools, watches, jewelry, clothing and more, now through Black Friday.
“When it comes to holiday gift shopping there are three things customers want: low prices, items to be in-stock and ready to ship, and a convenient shopping experience,” said Sally Fouts, spokesperson for Amazon.com. “So in addition to our everyday low prices, customers will find exceptional deals in our Black Friday Deals store starting today all the way through Black Friday. These are deals customers won’t want to miss.”
Here’s a preview of some of the deals that will be available at various times leading up to Black Friday at www.amazon.com/blackfriday:
- Fujifilm FinePix F505 Digital Camera (includes 4 GB Memory Card): $179 (list price: $399.95)
- TomTom XXL 5-Inch Widescreen GPS Navigator: $79.99 (list price: $169.95)
- Philips Speaker System for iPod/iPhone with LED Clock Radio: $49.99 (list price: $79.99)
- Altec Lansing Digital Boombox: $199.99 (list price: $299.95)
- Invicta Men’s and Women’s Subaqua Watches: $169.99 (list price: $995)
- “Arrested Development: The Complete Series” (DVD): $28.99 (list price: $89.98)
- Up to 20% off Disney Nintendo video game bundles
- Buy two, get one free on select Electronic Arts sports video games including best-selling titles like FIFA Soccer 12, Madden NFL 12 and NHL 12
- Sony 9-Inch LED Digital Photo Frame: $69 (list price: $139.99)
- $20 off purchase of $100 or more on select Porter-Cable power tools and accessories
- Up to 50% off contemporary clothing for Women, Men, Kids and Baby
*FREE Super Saver Shipping is available on eligible orders $25 and over.
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